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RHSA-2007:1078: cairo security update

Severity CVSS Published Added Modified
7 (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) November 29, 2007 March 10, 2008 July 04, 2017

Description

Cairo is a vector graphics library designed to provide high-quality displayand print output.An integer overflow flaw was found in the way Cairo processes PNG images.If an application linked against Cairo processes a malicious PNG image, itis possible to execute arbitrary code as the user running the application.(CVE-2007-5503)Users of Cairo are advised to upgrade to these updated packages, whichcontain a backported patch to resolve this issue.

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References

Solution

redhat-upgrade-cairo

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